EVERY TIME I DIE Will Release ‘Low Teens’ This September


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Buffalo, New York hardcore/metalcore band EVERY TIME I DIE release a new album Low Teens on September 23 on Epitaph Records. The first new song shared is “The Coin Has a Say” which operates as an extremity test, with every gear-shift somehow pushing the band into inexplicably heavier territories.

“The whole winter, the temperature was in the low teens. Bitterly cold,” says EVERY TIME I DIE’s front man Keith Buckley regarding the months that yielded their eighth full-length album. But Keith and the rest of the band Jordan Buckley (guitar), Andy Williams (guitar), Daniel Davison (drums), and Steve Micciche (bass) aren’t so hard up for pathos at this point that they’re grumbling about the temperature outside. If anything, Low Teens is their most poignant and impassioned album in a career full of sardonic illuminations and pit-inciting fervor. The band was on tour in Toronto in December when Keith received a phone call that his wife was in the hospital with a life-threatening pregnancy complication. It was a harrowing night as Buckley left the tour and raced home to overwhelming uncertainty. Both wife and daughter survived the ordeal, but the moment of crisis had a lasting impact on Buckley and an inevitable role in shaping the lyrical scope of Low Teens.

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Photo: Joshua Halling

Low Teens’ razor-sharp sound and auditory barbarism was abetted by engineer and producer Will Putney (Acacia Strain, Body Count, Exhumed). Low Teens’ guest vocalists further demonstrate these polarized extremes, with formidable bellower Tim Singer (Deadguy, Kiss It Goodbye, No Escape) roaring alongside Buckley on opening track “Fear and Trembling” and longtime friend Brendan Urie (Panic! at the Disco) providing a melodic counterpoint on “It Remembers”. Yes, EVERY TIME I DIE has always juggled hardcore urgency, metal brutalism, and rock melodies, but never has it felt this instinctive or this vicious. The pressure drop that yielded Low Teens could have crippled a lesser band, but EVERY TIME I DIE weathered the winter to deliver their strongest offering to date because of, not in spite of, these hardships and roadblocks.

EVERY TIME I DIE will be on the Vans Warped Tour all summer. Dates are below.

Low Teens tracklist:
1. Fear And Trembling
2. Glitches
3. C++ (Love Will Get You Killed)
4. Two Summers
5. Awful Lot
6. I Didn’t Want To Join Your Stupid Cult Anyway
7. It Remembers
8. Petal
9. The Coin Has A Say
10. Religion Of Speed
11. Just As Real But Not As Brightly Lit
12. 1977
13. Map Change

EVERY TIME I DIE live:
June 24 – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 25 – San Antonio, TX @ AT&T Center
June 26 – Houston, TX @ University of Houston
June 27 – New Orleans, LA @ Mardi Gras World
June 29 – Nashville, TN @ Tennessee State Fairgrounds
June 30 – Atlanta, GA @ Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
July 1 – St. Petersburg, FL @ Vinoy Park
July 2 – Orlando, FL @ Tinker Field
July 3 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre
July 5 – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion
July 6 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Farm Bureau Live
July 7 – Syracuse, NY @ Lakeview Amphitheater
July 8 – Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion
July 9 – Wantagh, NY @ Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
July 10 – Hartford, CT @ XFINITY Theatre
July 11 – Scranton, PA @ The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
July 13 – Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center
July 14 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
July 15 – Pittsburgh, PA @ First Niagara Pavilion
July 16 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 17 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center
July 19 – Indianapolis, IN @ Klipsch Music Center
July 20 – Cuyahoga Falls, OH @ Blossom Music Center
July 21 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center
July 22 – Detroit, MI @ The Palace Of Auburn Hills
July 23 – Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
July 24 – Shakopee, MN @ Canterbury Park
July 26 – Milwaukee, WI @ Marcus Amphitheater
July 27 – St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino & Hotel St. Louis
July 28 – Bonners Spring, KS @ Providence Medical Center Ampitheater
July 30 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Utah State Fairpark
July 31 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center Arena Lot
Aug. 1 – Albuquerque, NM @ Balloon Fiesta Park
Aug. 2 – Phoenix, AZ @ Quail Run Park
Aug. 5 – San Diego, CA @ Qualcomm Stadium
Aug. 6 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Aug. 7 – Pomona, CA @ Pomona Fairplex
Aug. 9 – Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Aug. 11 – Boise, ID @ Ford Idaho Center
Aug. 12 – Auburn, WA @ White River Amphitheatre
Aug. 13 – Portland, OR @ Portland Expo Center

Matt Darcy

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